TV News LIES

Wednesday, Aug 20th

Last update08:01:15 PM GMT

You are here News Science Herschel Space Observatory scans hidden Milky Way

Herschel Space Observatory scans hidden Milky Way

A remarkable view of our Galaxy has been obtained by Europe's billion-euro Herschel Space Observatory. The telescope was put in a special scanning mode to map a patch of sky.

The images reveal in exquisite detail the dense, contorted clouds of cold gas that are collapsing in on themselves to form new stars. Herschel, which has the largest mirror ever put on an orbiting telescope, was launched in May as a flagship mission of the European Space Agency.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Maryam Mirzakhani first woman to win Fields Medal mathematics prize

Fields Prize in MathFor the first time in history, the Fields Medal, the most prestigious prize in mathematics --...

Rosetta spacecraft makes historic rendezvous with rubber-duck comet 67P/CG

Rosetta circles cometA European spacecraft has become the first in history to rendezvous with a comet after a...

IBM's TrueNorth computer chip mimics the human brain

truenorth computer chipIBM today unveiled what it's calling the world's first neurosynaptic computer chip, a processor that mimics...

This Filter Could Bring Clean Water to Everyone on Earth

clean water filterFor years, residents of the developed world have enjoyed access to clean, on-demand drinking water. It's...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!